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Good Samaritan pulls driver from water after car plunges into southwest Miami-Dade canal

Man jumps into canal, pulls driver to safety following crash
Man jumps into canal, pulls driver to safety following crash

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A driver was rescued Tuesday after their car somehow ended up in a southwest Miami-Dade canal.

Cellphone video captured a white car in the canal as a man pulled the driver to safety.

It happened near the intersection of Southwest 118th Avenue and 117th Street.

A security guard named Roger Medel jumped into the water and saved that driver.

There has been no word from authorities on what caused the car to go into the water.